Author Archives: cplat
Modeled Behavior highlights the gap between consumption and retail sales.
Stephen Roach has written on macroeconomics from a Wall Street perspective for years as head of the Morgan Stanley economics team. Lately he has focused exclusively on Asia. This book is a result of his in first-hand view the inner … Continue reading
Alan Greenspan’s “The Crisis”. http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/Files/Programs/ES/ BPEA/2010_spring_bpea_papers/spring2010_greenspan.pdf
David Brooks in his Return of History piece reminds us of how economics failed to prevent the recent crisis. Either this gives economists a second chance to really explain how it all works, or we might begin to realize that … Continue reading